The wide range of team and individual activities available at Youth Zones give young people the opportunity to be active in a fun environment. Through universal activities, Youth Zones are giving young people the skills they need to succeed.
of members feel less isolated
of participants have found work or gone into education or training as a result of our Get a Job course
thought they were better at bouncing back from setbacks
raised to support programmes for young people nationwide
Teenagers from across the OnSide Network of Youth Zones can get essential life skills thanks to the help of Jamie Oliver’s Ministry of Food. Ministry of Food is a practical and hands-on community-based cooking programme that teaches young people how to cook from scratch.View details
The Inspiring Futures programme embeds an understanding of the link between education and employment. Young people gain a full understanding of available career options, through exploring a wide variety of career opportunities, experiencing the world of work and participating in enterprise activities.View details
Whether as an individual or an organisation we want to hear from you. It takes around £6.5million to open a new Youth Zone in the UK and as the need for these centres of the community grows so does our focus on securing new funding and new supporters.
How to get OnSide
We need your financial support to make a real difference to the lives of young people throughout the country. We aim to give all young people somewhere safe and inspiring to go in their leisure time. Youth Zones are having a transformational impact on young people now and will continue to do so for future generations.
Your support will make a difference, creating a better future for young people.